111+ Best Breakthrough Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Breakthrough is an important discovery or event that helps to improve a situation or provide an answer to a problem. Profoundly inspirational breakthrough quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

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Famous Breakthrough Quotes

I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this, and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough. Marissa Mayer

At the end, someone or something always gives up. It is either you give up and quit or the obstacle or failure gives up and makes way for your success to come through. Idowu Koyenikan

The stainless steel frets were a major breakthrough, because of the amount of playing and bending that I do. I have to get my guitars refretted every couple of months. Eddie Van Halen

Real change is difficult at the beginning. Without the familiar to rely upon, you may not in as much command as you had once been. When things are not going your way, you will start doubting yourself. Stay positive, keep the faith, and keep moving forward your breakthrough may be just around the corner. Roy T. Bennett

A lot of people have their big dreams and get knocked down and don’t have things go their way. And you never give up hope, and you really just hold on to it. Hard work and perserverance. You just keep getting up and getting up, and then you get that breakthrough. Robert Kraft

Relationships may become wrecked by a quirky syndrome the Ain’t broke, don’t fix syndrome. When there is no interaction in the neural network and no breakthrough into the mind but only a shallow skin experience, living together might be very torturous. If a heartfelt bond has not been molded, nothing can be broken and thus nothing needs to be fixed. Erik Pevernagie

In the inner city, there’s a mentality that the government owes you something. My breakthrough came when I stopped feeling sorry for myself and took responsibility for every part of my life. No more pity parties. I’ve gotta love me more than anybody else loves me. Mary J. Blige

Every challenge you encounter in life is a fork in the road. You have the choice to choose which way to go backward, forward, breakdown or breakthrough. Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha

Art and science have so much in common the process of trial and error, finding something new and innovative, and to experiment and succeed in a breakthrough. Peter M. Brant

Maybe it’s wrong when we remember breakthroughs to our own being as something that occurs in discrete, extraordinary moments. Maybe falling in love, the piercing knowledge that we ourselves will someday die, and the love of snow are in reality not some sudden events; maybe they were always present. Maybe they never completely vanish, either. Peter Høeg

Instead of me having a breakdown, I’m focusing on me having a breakthrough. Terrell Owens

Don’t they know science doesn’t work like that? You can’t just order scientific breakthroughs. They happen when you are looking at something you’ve been working on for years and suddenly see a connection you never noticed before, or when you’re looking for something else altogether. Sometimes they even happen by accident. Don’t they know you can’t get a scientific breakthrough just because you want one? Connie Willis

I’ve done a number of projects where people go, This is your breakthrough role, so I’ve stopped thinking that. Matthew Rhys

At times you’ve no one around to be blamed for all the shit you have to go through in life. It’s not always the mistake of the people of the world that you were not granted something you wished so bad to have. It’s just not written for you. It’s not as easy to feel as it sounds to hear this fact from your loved ones who’re trying to console you or read anywhere on a paper, unless and until you’re in those circumstances experiencing the thing you loved the most taken away from your hands. Every second feels like torture that you’ve never heard, never encountered, or experienced before. Hareem Ch

I started a newspaper business in North Texas and I started a quinceanera media company so when I wanted to get into broadcasting I started my own television pilot. That led to years of free work but I was never afraid to just do it and go to people with the power to say yes to breakthrough. Will Cain

If you want victory in your life you must learn to be alone with your own thoughts and cause them to be correct thoughts! Sandra Hersey

To make a breakthrough in Hollywood, you have to be committed to doing it, which is true of anything in life. I was already a big star in India and I stayed with that. Zeenat Aman

Winners were not born winners; they learnt and practiced how to win and they have it! Everyone who gives a great testimony about his her life begins with a beginning that was inadequate until something happened an a breakthrough became evident! Israelmore Ayivor

We all hope for breakthrough rebirth moments. Dane Cook

She felt like a creature born to reside on the bottom of the ocean floor, dark and flat and half blind, slowly rising through the icy water to the glittering light above. Lisa Jewell

It’s obviously unfair to paint with a broad brush here, but the germ of an idea for a breakthrough in technology doesn’t come out of a business school curriculum. It comes out of a laboratory or a math lecture or a physics tutorial. Michael Moritz

The biggest thing holding you back is you. Start there. Hunter Post

America has the best doctors, the best nurses, the best hospitals, the best medical technology, the best medical breakthrough medicines in the world. There is absolutely no reason we should not have in this country the best health care in the world. Bill Frist

You never really know what is going to cause the breakthrough. Each situation has its own history and circumstances. But when they get it, it’s like a brake being released. They reach maximum velocity quickly. Trevor Moawad

I wonder how many times people give up just before a breakthrough when they are on the very brink of success. Joyce Meyer

Living in mental cruise control and making nothing but safe choices leads to boredom and complacency. A breakthrough in happiness, self awareness, and mental toughness requires new experience. Simon Marshall

It’s easy to think that craft can’t change but important to remember that all craft process was at some point new, at some point challenged convention not to be contrary, but enabled by some breakthrough, some newly discovered principle, or sometimes some wonderful accident. Jonathan Ive

Like everyone else, scientists have intuitions. Indeed, hunches and flashes of insight the sense that something is true even if you can’t prove it have been behind countless breakthroughs. The interplay between System 1 and System 2 can be subtle and creative. Philip E. Tetlock

The emotion at the point of technical breakthrough is better than wine, women and song put together. Richard Hamming

I remind myself that my fiercest opponent will be my own brain’s well meaning protective circuitry. It’s a lesson I first learned in my breakthrough 1,500 meter race in Sherbrooke more than two decades ago, but its implications continue to surprise me. I’m eager to learn more, in the coming years, about which signals the brain responds to, how those signals are processed, and yes whether they can be altered. But it’s enough, for now, to know that when the moment of truth comes, science has confirmed what athletes have always believed that there’s more in there if you’re willing to believe it. Alex Hutchinson

I already had top 10 records before Sunshine Superman, with Catch the Wind and Colors, but this was a real breakthrough for me. It was a consciousness change for songwriting, as people are now saying I initiated the psychedelic revolution with this album, Sunshine Superman. Donovan

What will your life look like when you have become your own champion? This is the key champion question. Take some time right now to imagine that a major performance breakthrough in your game and life has just occurred and that you have become a champion all day, every day. In your mind’s eye, work your way through a regular weekday, a practice or training session, and a future competition. Draw together as much detail as possible about what it will look like to be at a gold level, to be the best version of yourself consistently. What specific actions or behaviors do you see yourself doing better or differently? Jim Afremow

I firmly believe that the next great breakthrough in bioscience could come from a 15 year old who downloads the human genome in Egypt. Thomas Friedman

The same unceasing drive was something displayed by Russell, Puyol, Berra, Richard, and every other captain in Tier One. Early struggles culminated in a defining moment, a breakthrough that left no doubt about their desire to win at any cost. And in each case, after they had established this fact, their teams began to turn the corner. The pattern was so consistent that it suggested their doggedness might, in fact, have been contagious. Sam Walker

From the time I was wee big, my mother was one of the first members of Mary Kay Cosmetics. Women going door to door and letting housewives have their own business that was really a breakthrough. It was huge. Robin Wright

When you’re stuck in one area or in every area it really is just an inaccurate view of reality you’re dealing with that place of stickiness isn’t a sign that you’re trapped; it’s a sign that it’s time to make a change. Sterling Hawkins

Ever since we achieved a breakthrough in the area of recombinant DNA in 1973, left wing nuts and environmental kooks have been screaming that we will create some kind of Frankenstein bug or Andromeda Strain that will destroy us all. James D. Watson

The God who owns everything is willing to give anything to a man who will simply do something! Jonathan Heimberg

Out was my real breakthrough, the novel that became a hit in Japan and sold a lot of books, so it was sort of an obvious choice for being the first book to be translated into English. Natsuo Kirino

The world’s fastest car was born when rejected by. Doesn’t matter who was rejected by whom; the moral is, let rejection not break you but get you a breakthrough. Vikrmn

Cutting edge, breakthrough, television. That’s what we want to do. Anthony Michael Hall

When God favours you, what is meant to break you will propel you towards a breakthrough. Gift Gugu Mona

Every breakthrough business idea begins with solving a common problem. The bigger the problem, the bigger the opportunity. I discovered a big one when I took apart an IBM PC. I made two interesting discoveries: The components were all manufactured by other companies, and the system that retailed for $3,000 cost about $600 in parts. Michael Dell

Whatever and whoever you are around is feeding you something. Just make sure you’re eating what your future self needs. Doug Wood

The moment when you feel like giving up is right before your breakthrough. Victoria Arlen

Only when compassion is present will people allow themselves to see the truth. A.H. Almaas

The way to be successful in the software world is to come up with breakthrough software, and so whether it’s Microsoft Office or Windows, its pushing that forward. New ideas, surprising the marketplace, so good engineering and good business are one in the same. Bill Gates

What you are passing through, is not where God is taking you. He will see you through. So, hold on; until your breakthrough. Gift Gugu Mona

When I was a young man, Dirac was my hero. He made a breakthrough, a new method of doing physics. He had the courage to simply guess at the form of an equation, the equation we now call the Dirac equation, and to try to interpret it afterwards. Richard P. Feynman

We waste a lot of time building an image we want the world to see instead of taking responsibility for breaking through the limits we create in our own heads and becoming who we were made to be. Jordan Lee Dooley

The challenge is that the day before something is truly a breakthrough, it’s a crazy idea. And crazy ideas are very risky to attempt. Peter Diamandis

Be broken, but also, be brave. Your enemies are counting on you to break. The world around is counting on you to breakthrough. Jamie McIntosh

2014 is a year I’ll remember for a long time it was definitely a breakthrough in my mind as well. Standing on the top step of the podium a few times was icing on the cake. Daniel Ricciardo

Those who make a difference in this world are the ones who are not afraid of being different. Michael Bassey Johnson

The revolutionary breakthrough will come with rockets that are fully and rapidly reusable. We will never conquer Mars unless we do that. It’ll be too expensive. The American colonies would never have been pioneered if the ships that crossed the ocean hadn’t been reusable. Elon Musk

The world is glacial when it comes to recognising talent. Stewart Stafford

When I made a breakthrough as an actor, people started to say, Who’s that bloke with the funny name? They advised me to change it, saying it would never be put up in lights outside theaters because they couldn’t afford the electricity. But I would never contemplate changing it. It’s who I am. Pete Postlethwaite

What if that One thing you’re afraid of is the One thing you need, to get Your Big Breakthrough and Go to The Next Level? Jeanette Coron

E-mail is a whole new way of being friends with people intimate but not, chatty but not, communicative but not; in short, friends but not. What a breakthrough. How did we ever live without it? I have more to say on this subject, but I have to answer an instant message from someone I almost know. Nora Ephron

Be grateful for the tests, difficulties and challenges you are going through, because it’s preparing you for the Next Level and your Breakthrough. Jeanette Coron

I had a Taco Bell audition where I had to wear a huge sombrero and walk around like an idiot. I got call backs for the movie Twister, did small independent stuff that I won’t name. But it led to all my breakthrough moments on Entourage. Mark Cuban

Praying invisibly changes things. Lailah Gifty Akita

I don’t think there is anything unusual about my struggle. It’s a very typical struggle where you meet bad people, and then you meet good people, and then you finally have a breakthrough. Kangana Ranaut

Breakthroughs don’t get planned, they are prepared for. Goitsemang Mvula

The most compelling reason for most people to buy a computer for the home will be to link it to a nationwide communications network. We’re just in the beginning stages of what will be a truly remarkable breakthrough for most people as remarkable as the telephone. Steve Jobs

When coal came into the picture, it took about 50 or 60 years to displace timber. Then crude oil was found, and it took 60, 70 years, and then natural gas. So it takes 100 years or more for some new breakthrough in energy to become the dominant source. Rex Tillerson

Some of us keep missing the breakthrough because we don’t want to cross the bridges of growth that look like weakness, solitude, loneliness, and delay. Andrena Sawyer

To the Parisians, and especially to the children, all Americans are now heros du cinema. This is particularly disconcerting to sensitive war correspondents, if any, aware, as they are, that these innocent thanks belong to those American combat troops who won the beachhead and then made the breakthrough. There are few such men in Paris. A. J. Liebling

The Good Friday Agreement was an incredible breakthrough. But it’s my view that the Hillsborough Agreement could see politics in the north come of age, and see us all move forwards on the basis of equality and partnership. Martin McGuinness

Even if you feel like you’re giving it your all, but still not seeing the desired results; Keep Going. Sometimes the Key to Your Breakthrough is to Persevere and to Not Give Up. Jeanette Coron

When there’s ever a breakthrough, a true breakthrough, you can go back and find a time period when the consensus was well, that’s nonsense! so what that means is that a true creative researcher has to have confidence in nonsense. Burt Rutan

She still had a great deal to do, but she was finally on the right track with an incredible, intoxicating blend of rose, tuberose, and jasmine, sandalwood and an amber blend. Inhaling, the romantic scent conjured exquisite joy. The path had come to her in a dream, the melding of sandalwood and patchouli with amber notes of vanillin and labdanum absolute in a manner that was nothing short of exquisite. Jan Moran

It’s my view that solar energy may be the ultimate solution for energy for most of the world. I believe, based on what little I know about it, that there is a possibility of a breakthrough. Donald Bren

When God favours you, what is meant to break you, will push you towards a breakthrough. Gift Gugu Mona

In my experience, in this industry, the things that have been breakthrough have all been about connecting human beings to each other, communicating with each other. Renee James

Follow the clues of investigation to breakthrough. Steven Magee

During the Me Too breakthrough, I was hanging out with Emma Thompson and Emily Watson two people I’ve looked up to my entire life. Talking to those women was so empowering. Florence Pugh

Every breakthrough is born out of a shift in viewpoint that transforms how a set of circumstances is perceived. Jordan Adler

I do enjoy manga but would not consider myself a süper fan, only really connecting with certain works such as Lone Wolf and Cub, or Tekkon Kinkreet, the more breakthrough works, and Akira, to me, is the daddy of them all. Gerard Way

I cried my tears knowing that a smile would come one day. Today is that one day. Thank you, life. Mitta Xinindlu

Success doesn’t necessarily come from breakthrough innovation but from flawless execution. A great strategy alone won’t win a game or a battle; the win comes from basic blocking and tackling. Naveen Jain

A writer’s breakthrough is a breakdown with a smile. Adrienne Posey

While that amendment failed, human cloning continues to advance and the breakthrough in this unethical and morally questionable science is around the corner. Mike Pence

You may never know your moments of breakthrough, so keep believing. Lailah Gifty Akita

In thinking about nanotechnology today, what’s most important is understanding where it leads, what nanotechnology will look like after we reach the assembler breakthrough. K. Eric Drexler

Light begins to shine out to the world, and thought emerges swiftly. She feels a smile form and her brain begins to buzz. Understanding. Chris Anne

One in ten thousand of us can make a technological breakthrough capable of supporting all the rest. The youth of today are absolutely right in recognizing this nonsense of earning a wage. R. Buckminster Fuller

The enemy fights the hardest when you are closest to your breakthrough. Know that your best days are ahead and no weapon formed will prosper. Germany Kent

Bitcoin represents the first major breakthrough in economics and finance since double entry bookkeeping was invented in 1494, and activists need to embrace its power. Max Keiser

It is possible to invent a single machine which can be used to compute any computable sequence. Alan Turing

But I don’t want to leave until I see the breakthrough. Stephen Lewis

Sometimes the process of growth looks a lot like destruction and pain. But you’ll realize with time that you’re not breaking; you’re healing. Brittany Burgunder

True disruption means threatening your existing product line and your past investments. Breakthrough products disrupt current lines of businesses. Peter Diamandis

You can’t reach your potential by remaining in a past due season. Your breakthrough is coming. Strongholds are breaking. Get Ready! Germany Kent

The Manchester games in 2002 was the breakthrough for me because I won my first individual Gold medal and that gave me the confidence to maybe think I could be a world beater. Chris Hoy

Like a protective barrier, I had erected walls in my mind and mannerisms. There, in that moment, I felt the need to tear them down, to reveal my true self. As if my life would not have meaning unless I unleashed my true self on the world. D.M. Shiro

You get these moments of thrill. There you are, at 3:00 in the morning, and you know something about how we evolved that nobody else in the world knows. It’s a thrill of discovery. You make this breakthrough, and you find something. It’s this wonderful, wonderful scavenger hunt when you got to the end. It’s just so great to be a scientist. Pardis Sabeti

Breaking your inner boundaries is an existential art. Talismanist Giebra

The song This Kiss was definitely my breakthrough song. After that, Breathe was my breakthrough album. Faith Hill

If you’re not breaking, you’re not really living. Richie Norton

For most western executives, innovation is about breakthrough technology or innovation. If it’s not breakthrough, it’s not interesting, and it’s all about technology and products. John Hagel III

Breakthrough depends on your state, the story you tell yourself, and your strategies. Tony Robbins

The French Revolution actualised the Enlightenment’s greatest intellectual breakthrough detaching the political from the theocratic. Pankaj Mishra

It’s getting tougher because you’re getting Closer to your Breakthrough and the things you’ve been praying for. When things get tough, you must toughen up. Jeanette Coron

The Internet, like the steam engine, is a technological breakthrough that changed the world. Peter Singer

Entrepreneurship must be owned by everyone to innovate and breakthrough to give value to the society. Asra Al Fauzi

What you end up seeing when you look at history is that people who have been good at pushing the boundaries of possibility, and exploring those frontiers of good ideas and innovations, have rarely done it in moments of great inspiration. They don’t just have a brilliant breakthrough idea out of nowhere and leap ahead of everyone else. Steven Johnson

It was beginning to look as if he hadn’t just found a sign of water on a destitute planet, he’d found a sign that the same planet had penguins. Those would be two fundamentally different breakthroughs. Mandy Ashcraft